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Leptocerus exanimis

Insecta - Trichoptera - Leptoceridae

Taxonomy
Leptocerus exanimis was named by Theobald (1937). Its type specimen is Coll Inst. Geol. Lyon A 1, an exoskeleton, and it is a compression fossil. Its type locality is Aix-en-Provence (Inst. Geol. Lyon), which is in a Chattian lacustrine - large limestone in the Niveau du gypse d'Aix Formation of France.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1937Leptocerus exanimis Theobald p. 321 figs. Pl VII fig 6

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
CercophoraBörner 1904
classInsecta
Dicondylia
Paranotalia
subclassPterygota(Brauer 1885)
RankNameAuthor
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
Holometabola
Aparaglossata
Mecopterida
superorderAmphiesmenopteraHennig 1969
orderTrichopteraKirby 1815
suborderIntegripalpia
infraorderBrevitentoriaWeaver 1984
superfamilyLeptoceroideaLeach 1815
familyLeptoceridaeLeach 1815
subfamilyLeptocerinaeLeach 1815
tribeLeptoceriniLeach 1815
genusLeptocerusLeach 1815
speciesexanimis

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available